The table below looks at the statistics for Entity Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Entity Framework over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ADO.NET Entity Framework
UK / Wales
Rank 55 60 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing Entity Framework 8 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.31% 1.34% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.96% 4.49% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 5
Median daily rate £185 £310 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.24% -40.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £171 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £358 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.10 £40.88 -
% change year-on-year
-70.39% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
202 178 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.11% 29.87% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 148 115
Median daily rate £400 £335 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -25.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £290 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £19.11 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Entity Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Entity Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Entity Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Entity Framework across the Wales region.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Entity Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Entity Framework across the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Entity Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Entity Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework across the Wales region.

Entity Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Entity Framework
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Entity Framework within the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +16 7 £185 -40.32% 1
West Wales - 1 £400 - 1
Entity Framework
UK

Entity Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Entity Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Entity Framework.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Scrum
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) NUnit
4 7 (70.00%) OOP
4 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (70.00%) RDBMS
4 7 (70.00%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (70.00%) MSTest
4 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (70.00%) MSBuild
4 7 (70.00%) Unity DI Container
4 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (70.00%) Coaching
4 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
6 4 (40.00%) Use Case
6 4 (40.00%) Data Flow Diagram
7 3 (30.00%) C#
8 2 (20.00%) NHS
8 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared

Entity Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MSBuild
1 7 (70.00%) MSTest
1 7 (70.00%) NUnit
1 7 (70.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (70.00%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) LINQ
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Coaching
3 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (70.00%) OOP
3 7 (70.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Data Flow Diagram
4 4 (40.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft